University Statements

Pac-12 postpones all sport competitions through end of calendar year

The primary concern is for the health, safety and well-being of the student-athletes.


Statement from Chief Rodney Chatman on Utah Department of Public Safety independent review

The independent review, conducted by the Utah Department of Public Safety, is now complete and is available online.


Faculty, students and staff notified about data security incident

On Sunday, July 19, 2020, computing servers in a college at the University of Utah experienced a security incident. The university has notified appropriate law enforcement entities and the U’s Information Security Office is actively investigating the matter.


U statement on Student and Exchange Visitor Program

The university applauds the federal government’s decision to rescind rules that could have negatively impacted international students.


Mail delivery available on campus

Mail delivery is coming back as people return to campus.


Letter from Director of Athletics Mark Harlan and Head Football Coach Kyle Whittingham

Coach Scalley will remain in his position on the football staff.


VPR on fighting systemic racism in research

As the Vice President for Research, I stand in unity with the fight against systemic racism, white supremacy and the ongoing oppression of the Black community. #ShutDownSTEM


Updated university statement and FAQ on McCluskey lawsuit

The hearing is set for May 13, 2020, at the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City.


New health training required for staff and faculty

The online module reviews proper sanitation, hygiene and physical distancing practices.


Statement about disclosure of adult student mental health counseling records

The university is committed to protecting the privacy of students.